Spanish

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Etymology

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From amarillo +‎ -ento.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /amaɾiˈʝento/ [a.ma.ɾiˈʝẽn̪.t̪o]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /amaɾiˈʎento/ [a.ma.ɾiˈʎẽn̪.t̪o]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /amaɾiˈʃento/ [a.ma.ɾiˈʃẽn̪.t̪o]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /amaɾiˈʒento/ [a.ma.ɾiˈʒẽn̪.t̪o]

  • Rhymes: -ento
  • Syllabification: a‧ma‧ri‧llen‧to

Adjective

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amarillento (feminine amarillenta, masculine plural amarillentos, feminine plural amarillentas)

  1. yellowish
    Synonym: amarillejo

Further reading

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